Sentence Examples with the word DEMESNE LANDS

Even if they exacted the full rigour of service from the survivors, they could not get their broad demesne lands properly tilled.

He transferred in fact the fairs and markets from the demesne lands of the Bloyous in Marazion to those of the prior.

A seignory appendant passes with the grant of the manor; a seignory in gross - that is, a seignory which has been severed from the demesne lands of the manor to which it was originally appendant - must be specially conveyed by deed of grant.